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Martens Road, Irlam, M44 5AX | Demographic profile

Martens Road is in a fairly typical neighbourhood popular with families

Demographic data is collected by the Office for National Statistics in the census, the most recent of which took place in 2015. This information is grouped into small geographic areas a few streets in size.

National politics

    Worsley and Eccles South Co is represented by the Labour party.

Labour

National (General) Election 2019

45.73%
Labour
38.53%
Conservative
7.21%
Brexit Party
5.61%
Liberal Democrat
2.91%
Green
Voting margin 7.2%
Voting turnout 59.0%

Martens Road falls within the parliamentary constituency of Worsley and Eccles South Co, represented by the Labour MP, Barbara Keeley. At the last general election Labour won control with a majority of 3,219 votes over Conservative. A breakdown of voting at the last election is shown above.

Population

  • 1970 people living in the immediate local area as of the 2011 census
low density urban

The most recent data we have available indicates that the area around Martens Road is fairly densely populated, with 1970 people living in the neighbourhood.

While population density on its own doesn’t mean a huge deal, a fairly densely populated area might mean that you’re more likely to experience issues like noise or congestion caused by local traffic. However, it also might mean that key services and facilities are more accessible, located where the largest number of people can reach them.

Average age of local residents

  • Slightly younger than the National average of 39
36 years old
5%
10%
0-4
6%
7%
5-9
6%
6%
10-15
4%
4%
16-19
6%
4%
20-24
6%
7%
25-29
19%
24%
30-44
25%
21%
45-64
18%
13%
65+

Population breakdown by age range

  • National Average
  • This Area

Popularity with families

  • Popular with young families

The area around Martens Road is popular with young families. There is an even split between single people and married couples.

Income

  • Average household income is around the National average
34k
Average annual income

Deprivation indices indicate this is generally a fairly average area. At the same time, local households have an income around the National average.

Deprivation

  • Salford is a fairly typical area in terms of household income, employment and access to opportunities
average

Data released by the government each year indicates that this part of Salford is a fairly typical area in terms of household income, employment and access to opportunities

This information is modelled on the Indices of Multiple Deprivation, a national dataset compiled by the department for Communities and Local Government. This ranks neighbourhoods from ‘best’ to ‘worst’ across a number of criteria including access to employment, life expectancy, income and health. While this might be a simplistic way of viewing things, there is a strong relationship between an area’s IMD ranking and its desirability as a place to live.

Industry of employment

  • Most popular sectors: Retail, Manufacturing, and Transport and Communications
Retail

Typical industries in which local people are employed include Retail, Manufacturing, and Transport and Communications

Travel to work

  • Most popular travel methods: Car and Car (as a passenger)
Car

Most people travel to their workplace by Car (73%) and Car (as a passenger) (8%)

Average age of local residents

  • Slightly younger than the North West region average of 39
36 years old
5%
10%
0-4
6%
7%
5-9
8%
6%
10-15
5%
4%
16-19
5%
4%
20-24
6%
7%
25-29
22%
24%
30-44
24%
21%
45-64
15%
13%
65+

Population breakdown by age range

  • North West region Average
  • This Area

Income

  • Average household income is slightly higher than the North West region average
34k
Average annual income

Deprivation indices indicate this is generally a fairly average area. At the same time, local households have an income slightly higher than the North West region average.

Deprivation

  • Salford scores poorly in official government deprivation statistics compared to other places in North West
average

Data released by the government each year indicates that this part of Salford is a fairly typical area in terms of household income, employment and access to opportunities

This information is modelled on the Indices of Multiple Deprivation, a national dataset compiled by the department for Communities and Local Government. This ranks neighbourhoods from ‘best’ to ‘worst’ across a number of criteria including access to employment, life expectancy, income and health. While this might be a simplistic way of viewing things, there is a strong relationship between an area’s IMD ranking and its desirability as a place to live.

Local politics

    Worsley and Eccles South Co is represented by the Labour party.

 
Labour

Local elections

52
Labour
7
Conservative
1
Lib Dem
Voting margin 45

Locally, Martens Road falling under the responsibility of Salford, which is controlled by the Labour party.

Average age of local residents

  • Slightly younger than the Trafford Locality average of 40
36 years old
7%
10%
0-4
7%
7%
5-9
8%
6%
10-15
4%
4%
16-19
4%
4%
20-24
5%
7%
25-29
17%
24%
30-44
27%
21%
45-64
17%
13%
65+

Population breakdown by age range

  • Trafford Locality Average
  • This Area

Income

  • Average household income is around the Trafford Locality average
34k
Average annual income

Deprivation indices indicate this is generally a fairly average area. At the same time, local households have an income around the Trafford Locality average.

Deprivation

  • Salford area scores worse than Trafford in official government statistics reflecting household income, employment, health and access to opportunities
average

Data released by the government each year indicates that this part of Salford is a fairly typical area in terms of household income, employment and access to opportunities

This information is modelled on the Indices of Multiple Deprivation, a national dataset compiled by the department for Communities and Local Government. This ranks neighbourhoods from ‘best’ to ‘worst’ across a number of criteria including access to employment, life expectancy, income and health. While this might be a simplistic way of viewing things, there is a strong relationship between an area’s IMD ranking and its desirability as a place to live.